• 3525 N 35th St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photo shows a building on N 35th St. The building is partially destroyed, probably by fire. Neg. No. 1481 Mar 28 1932 / #528 / 3525 N 35th St / Photo by Henry H. Hunter, Milwaukee / Fire Preventi…

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  • Gaping hole, 1659 S 20th St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows the corner of a brick building, where a large section of the wall has collapsed. The building was completely razed and replaced soon after the photo was taken. Rec. No. 2505 / Oc…

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  • Aerial view of shed

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows an aerial view of a broken-down wooden shed, wedged in between the walls of a building. There is debris on the roof of the shed, and piles of wooden planks surrounding the shed.…

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  • Partially razed wooden building

    Brackett, G. A

    This photograph shows buildings in the process of being razed. There is a pile of wooden planks in an alley that runs down the middle of the photo. On either side of the alley are wooden buildings wit…

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  • Broken windows, 1659 S 20th St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows broken windows along the damaged wall of a two story brick building on S 20th St. The building was razed soon after the photo was taken. Rec. No. 2502 / Oct 28 1936 / 1659 So 20t…

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  • 1536 N 19th St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a wooden structure on N 19th St. There is a square wooden building at right, with a jagged fence gate between an extended wall and the building next door. The boards on the squar…

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  • Collapsing barn on National

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a collapsing wooden barn on National Ave. Several of the boards are loose, and the door is collapsing inward. Rec. No. 1702 / Sep 28 / 805 W National Ave / Fire Prevention Bureau…

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  • 4918 N 32nd St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a small, junky shed on N 32nd St. The siding is missing, and the building is slightly tilted to one side. Piles of bricks are stacked alongside the building in the overgrown gras…

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  • 257-261 8th St

    This photo shows a large clapboard building on a raised brick foundation, located on N 8th St, near the intersection of W State St. The building is falling apart, and a note on the back indicates it w…

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  • Peering in a boarded window

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a large brick building on S 4th St. A pair of people are peeking into a boarded up window on the ground floor. Writing on the side reads, "Heating, Ventilating, Drying" and "Air…

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  • 633 N Van Buren St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows an old wooden barn/garage on N Van Buren St. The multi-story structure is in an advanced state of disrepair. Rec. No. 1618 / Jul 27 1932 / 633 N Van Buren St / 635 / Fire Prevent…

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  • Dilapidated building on 4th

    Brackett, G. A

    This photograph shows a dilapidated clapboard building on N 4th St. The boards are weathered and multi-colored. It was razed sometime after the photo was taken. Milwaukee 1900- Box 2 / cc114ppy #1 / J…

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  • 321 S 63rd St, rear

    This photo shows the rear of an abandoned cottage on S 63rd St. The walls and ceiling are crumbling, and the lot surrounding it is overgrown. Rec. No. 2994 / Jun 19 1942 / 321 S 63rd St / Use: Cottage…

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  • 144 S 71st St, trees

    This photo shows wooden buildings nestled amongst small trees. The buildings are in poor condition. There is junk spilling out from one of the buildings. Rec. No. 2812 / Dec 1 - 1939 / 144 S 71st St

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  • 2400 N 53rd St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a clapboard structure on N 53rd St. The building is in a state of disrepair. Part of the roof is falling off, and the windows are boarded up or missing their glass panes. Neg No…

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  • 270 N 12th St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a large, long garage or warehouse type building. The wooden boards are warped, and becoming unfastened. Several of the glass windows have been destroyed or removed. Some of the w…

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  • 715a W State St

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows a crumbling clapboard building on W State St. The lower rear of the two story structure looks like it has been haphazardly patched with wooden planks. There is no glass in any of…

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  • Behind the N. W. Electric & Machinery Co.

    Hunter, Henry H

    This photograph shows the Northwestern Electric & Machinery Company on W National Ave. Most of the windows have been broken. It is likely there was a fire here. Rec. No. 2179 / May 4 1934 / 1516 W. Na…

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  • 809-811 N Hawley Rd.

    Hunter, Henry H

    This shed was located on Hawley Rd, near the intersection of W Wells St. The building is leaning precariously to one side, and one of the doors is curled open. There is some sort of metal equipment si…

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  • 1926A N 15th St

    Barth, Fred C

    This photo shows a small clapboard home enclosed behind a wooden picket fence. The building appears to be leaning to the right. The structure was raised soon after the photo was taken. Rec. No. 206-1…

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